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FtNiagara

The Fort was founded by the French in 1726, captured by the British during the French and Indian War in 1759 and used by the British…

Fort Barrington

Fort Barrington, renamed Fort Howe during the American Revolutionary War, was a fort in Georgia. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on…

Mount Independence (Vermont)

Mount Independence on Lake Champlain in Orwell, Vermont, was the site of extensive fortifications built during the Revolutionary War by the American army to stop a…

Fort Washington (Massachusetts)

Fort Washington, also known as Fort Washington Park, is an historic site at 95 Waverly Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It was built by soldiers of the…

Fort Carlos

Fort San Carlos, known later as Fort Carlos, was the name given to a series of at least two simple stockade forts built during the Spanish…

Fort Nathan Hale

Fort Nathan Hale, also known as Fort Hale Park, Black Rock, is a {convert|20|acre|sing=on} city park located on the east shore of New Haven Harbor in…

Fort Watauga

Fort Watauga, more properly Fort Caswell, was an American Revolutionary War fort that once stood at the Sycamore Shoals of the Watauga River in what is…

Forty Fort

Forty Fort was a stronghold built by settlers from Westmoreland County, Connecticut, on the Susquehanna River Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.It was a place of refuge for displaced…

Fort Nelson (Kentucky)

Fort Nelson, built in 1781 by Richard Chenoweth, was the second on-shore fort on the Ohio River in the area of what is now downtown Louisville,…

Fort Wentworth

Fort Wentworth was built by order of Benning Wentworth in 1755. The fort was built at the junction of the Upper Ammonoosuc River and Connecticut River,…